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Update June 2nd (in China early in the day): Here is a run down...
Somewhere around 124 climbers left to attempt over the next 5 or 6 days. We
have two confirmed Summit pushes on the 31st.
BRAZIL climbers who
and a climber who was seen on the Summit pyramid around 6 pm, no this is NOT a
typo, 6PM, not 6 AM, but 6PM!!!
This is not a rumor, but a
confirmed fact that a climber was up there.. The wind
So who left on the night of June 1st:
was expected to attempt... George and Lakpa
we believe are on the way up.
Note: No Update means we don't know if
there is a change...
First those at high camp
Dijmarescu and Lakpa Sherpa heading up!:
(They don't need last names!) We will see if they go soon... They have the "spider" with them... George is going for
7, Lakpa her 5th!
7 Summits Club
better known on the mountain as the Russians: at are at high camp. The Sherpas
that were waiting at high camp have headed down... Did not go last night. Some
more went down including Alex the expedition leader, other
stayed. Unclear is they are going up right now or not...
Everest 2005: Martin Minarik: Chess by himself? is at high camp or
higher as we speak.. Probably heading up right now...
British Commercial Team: Went from camp 1 all the way to
camp 3 and met the wind!! (Maybe they should have stayed with Brice at camp
1!): they are at COMMERCIAL CAMP 3, not the same 3 as these others teams,
sorry. Sounds like they don't like the wind.
Others at high camp, include several of the Asian trekking
group of independent climbers.
Jose Ignacio jijon
Soares was at camp 2 or 3 if he moved up: No
Johann Goger was at camp 2
or 3 if he moved up: No Update
Indian Army (aka the "girls"):
some men too and a bunch of Sherpas.. they have moved to high camp and were
expected to go up..(right now); They have a lot of oxygen and many sherpas.
Big Green Everest
Expedition: A couple of guys with some Sherpas from Asian Trekking.... They
moved to high camp and were expected to attempt the summit.
Indian Air Force Summits Three on Everest: but they had a
hard go of it. More on that story later.
They have more to attempt, but unsure of
the plan. We were told they have climbers at camp 2 and camp 3.
Indian Air Force missing climber
Camp 1: The Commercial Boys!
Last but not least!
The other half of the British commercial Team,
moved to camp 2
Brice's commercial team ... minus one
guide... We will let him tell you the story... We do expect a Christmas
card.... get out of the way, here comes the boss! No
Everest 2005: Italian Everest 2005
Record attempt for the fastest ascent of Mt. Everest - North Side
Getting ready to SPEED up the mountain on the 3rd, maybe Brice can clear the
Norwegian Women's Expedition:
Working hard at it... One of them was reported at camp 2, but that is NOT
confirmed. No Update
Headed home with Success
Rosa Maria Fernandez: We might make her
Queen! She showed the boys how to do it and was first up and headed for
summited 8, in what seems like last year, and headed home days ago...
Everest 2005: 22 Chinese Summit Everest and they broadcasted live from the Summit of Mt Everest again!
the Chinese kicked a serious butt! WOW! Just think if an US team could of done
Vojvodina (Serbs): Summited and
headed own and back home..
Norwegian Men report 5 summit plus
Sherpas are assumed: They took the Mallory award for
the year. Attempt the bastard until we knock it off! They did on the third or
so attempt and heading home..
The British Everest expedition
reports 7 Summits from the North! and are headed home..
Headed home without the summit
The Finns the story
of the missing rope...
Jarle Traa: Went home...
Catalan Team North
Matthew Hood (home) and Jocelyn Dufour (summit and headed home)
"The story of my Everest summit." by Jocelyn
Koreans: A story for another
KRGZTSTAN EVEREST EXPEDITION
Italian Everest 2005
These guys were at high camp the other night and got hammered. We got some
reports in Italian, anyone know Italian? We are unsure of details...
Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP):
unknown right now, but normally a team that summits
Arun treks climbers: another story for
another day... But coming soon
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